Columbus Downtown Mall In Trouble

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January 18, 2002, 10:00 AM PST

By Abhijeet Chavan @

"Critics have said for years that City Center never has taken advantage of its location; that it essentially was a suburban mall plopped in the middle of a downtown. They say it should be opened to the streets and feature a livelier mix of retail, entertainment and restaurants."

Thanks to Ryan Aeh

Thursday, January 17, 2002 in The Columbus Dispatch

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